Online and SMS Information Gathering
Types of information collected by this website: Information collected online is often defined as being either anonymous or personally identifiable:
• Anonymous information cannot be tied back to a specific individual
• Personally identifiable information lets us know the specifics of who you are such as your name, e-mail address, or postal address
The choice of how much of your personally identifiable information that you choose to disclose to The Center for Family Safety and Healing is left completely up to you.
The only way we know something about you personally is if you voluntarily provide us with your personal information, such as when you transact business at our website, or communicate on the website by sending us an e-mail, or contribute to our list services, or post to any discussion board or other forum.
The information we collect is used mainly to enhance and improve your experience using the Services. Generally, the more information that you volunteer to provide us, the better we are able to customize your experience. We may use the information we collect from and about you to:
- Personalize and improve our Services;
- Answer questions, respond to your inquiries or requests, and communicate with you about content or features available through the Services;
- Provide you with customized content on the Services from us and on behalf of our partners and affiliates;
- Research, address problems and improve the usage and operations of the Services;
- Protect the security or integrity of the Services and our business; and
- As described to you at the point of collection.
Collection of IP addresses: When visiting any Internet website your unique address called an “IP address” is recorded. The Center for Family Safety and Healing does not release any information about the collection of this address to any third party except under court order. The Center for Family Safety and Healing archives the log files in order to create aggregate statistical reports, detect errors at the website, and for security reasons. The log files are eventually deleted. Information collected from user orders or requests is deleted after a few months.
Collection of personal information: On certain pages on our website, such as in connection with form for The Center for Family Safety and Healing, we give you the option of providing us with names, addresses, phone numbers, fax numbers, e-mail addresses, demographic, and other personal and financial information. This personal information is not gathered by us without your knowing and active permission and participation.
The Center for Family Safety and Healing’s website generally stores no information about its visitors, with the exceptions of basic logging for website stats (machine addresses, not e-mail addresses), and information provided by users who fill out our online forms. Under no circumstances does The Center for Family Safety and Healing compile “audit trails” of which users are browsing what pages.
The Center for Family Safety and Healing does compile statistics that show the daily number of visitors to our website and its subdirectories, the daily requests we receive for particular files, and what server locations, including countries, those requests come from. These aggregated statistics are used internally to better provide services to the public and may also be provided to others, but again, do not include personal information.
We will never intentionally disclose any personal information collected from you on our website to any third party without having before, during or afterwards received your permission. In other words, without such permission, we will not sell, rent, loan or give personally identifiable user information collected from you on our website to marketers or any other third parties.
The one exception is that, although unlikely, The Center for Family Safety and Healing may be required by law enforcement or judicial authorities to provide personally identifiable information to the appropriate governmental authorities. In these cases, we will provide this information as and to the extent we have determined that the disclosure of any such information is appropriate.
Users will find links to other websites or services on The Center for Family Safety and Healing website. Although we initially visit the websites or services that are linked to The Center for Family Safety and Healing’s website, we do not control the content or links that appear on these websites. In addition, these websites or services, including their contents and links, may be constantly changing. The fact that we have made these links available to you is not an endorsement or recommendation to you by The Center for Family Safety and Healing. We provide these links only as a convenience.
Other companies linked to this website may collect information about you when you view or click on these websites. We cannot control this collection of information. You should contact these content providers directly if you have any questions about their use of the information they collect. These websites and services may have their own privacy policies, or no policy at all. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of any third party websites or services before providing any of them with your personal information.
If you have provided us with any personal information during a prior visit to or use of The Center for Family Safety and Healing website, you may request that we delete your personal information in its entirety from the databases maintained in connection with our website by sending us an e-mail.
It is The Center for Family Safety and Healing policy that personal information, such as your name, postal and e-mail address or telephone number, is private and confidential. Accordingly, the personal information you provide is stored in a secure location, is accessible only by designated staff, and is used only for the purposes for which you provide the information.